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Joffrey Ballet to Open Season with Worldwide Premiere of MILLENIALS, 9/16 Joffrey Ballet to Open Season with Worldwide Premiere of MILLENIALS, 9/16
by BWW News Desk - August 28, 2015

CHICAGO –The Joffrey Ballet opens its 2015-2016 60th Anniversary season with a special mixed repertory program entitled Millennials, showcasing new works by the country's next generation of choreographic talents including World Premieres by Myles Thatcher and Annabelle Lopez Ochoa plus the Chicago P... (more...)
Gaspard & Dancers' TRILOGY Set for Schimmel Center Gaspard & Dancers' TRILOGY Set for Schimmel Center
by BWW News Desk - August 25, 2015

On Friday and Saturday, September 25th and 26th, choreographer, Gaspard Louis will bring his company, Gaspard & Dancers to perform their Trilogy which pays tribute to the people of Haiti who endured the horrific 2010 earthquake that caused devastation to the island nation. “The Trilogy was my own pe... (more...)
Joffrey Ballet Announces 10 New Dancers to International Roster Joffrey Ballet Announces 10 New Dancers to International Roster
by BWW News Desk - August 20, 2015

Ashley Wheater, Artistic Director of The Joffrey Ballet, is pleased to announce the addition of ten dancers to the Joffrey's international roster for the 2015-2016 season: Nicole Ciapponi (Canada), Valeriia Chaykina (Russia), Camila Ferrera (Hoboken, New Jersey), Anna Gerberich (Dillsburg, Pennsylva... (more...)
The Joffrey Ballet Welcomes New Dancers for 2015-16 Season! The Joffrey Ballet Welcomes New Dancers for 2015-16 Season!
by BWW News Desk - August 20, 2015

Ashley Wheater, Artistic Director of The Joffrey Ballet, is pleased to announce the addition of ten dancers to the Joffrey's international roster for the 2015-2016 season: Nicole Ciapponi (Canada), Valeriia Chaykina (Russia), Camila Ferrera (Hoboken, New Jersey), Anna Gerberich (Dillsburg, Pennsylva... (more...)
PUSH Dance Company Releases Full Schedule for PUSHfest 2015; Begins, 9/18 PUSH Dance Company Releases Full Schedule for PUSHfest 2015; Begins, 9/18
by BWW News Desk - August 13, 2015

New and recent works by PUSH Dance Company and leading mid-career and emerging dance artists from the Bay Area and beyond will be featured during PUSHfest 2015, presented by PUSH Dance Company, a San Francisco-based contemporary dance company, founded by artistic Director Raissa Simpson. PUSHfestis ... (more...)
The Joffrey Ballet Now Accepting Submissions for WINNING WORKS Competition The Joffrey Ballet Now Accepting Submissions for WINNING WORKS Competition
by BWW News Desk - July 15, 2015

The Joffrey Academy of Dance, Official School of The Joffrey Ballet, announces a national call for ALAANA (African, Latino(a), Asian, Arab and Native American) artists to submit applications for The Joffrey Academy's Sixth Annual Winning Works Choreographic Competition. The goal of the Award is to r... (more...)
NSCB Awards Scholarship to Dancer NSCB Awards Scholarship to Dancer
by BWW News Desk - July 02, 2015

The North Shore Civic Ballet (NSCB), a nonprofit, tax-exempt organization, announces that Michaiah Fernandes has been awarded a scholarship to attend the Marblehead School of Ballet's (MSB) 2015 Summer Intensive in Marblehead, Massachusetts. Eleven-year-old Michaiah attends KIPP Academy Charter Scho... (more...)
Dance Council of North Texas Announces 2015 Dance Council Honors Awardees Dance Council of North Texas Announces 2015 Dance Council Honors Awardees
by BWW News Desk - June 18, 2015

Dance Council of North Texas (DCNT) is proud to announce the 2015 Dance Council Honors that will take place on September 6, 2015 at the Dallas City Performance Hall as part of the second annual Dallas DanceFest, September 4-6, 2015.... (more...)
PUSH Dance Company Announces Schedule of Events, Particpants for PUSHfest, 9/18 PUSH Dance Company Announces Schedule of Events, Particpants for PUSHfest, 9/18
by BWW News Desk - June 17, 2015

San Francisco, CA, June 17, 2015 – New and recent works by PUSH Dance Company and leading mid-career and emerging dance artists from the Bay Area and beyond will be featured during PUSHfest 2015, presented by PUSH Dance Company, a San Francisco-based contemporary dance company, founded by artistic D... (more...)
ABT William J. Gillespie School Offers Fall 2015 Classes at Segerstrom Center ABT William J. Gillespie School Offers Fall 2015 Classes at Segerstrom Center
by BWW News Desk - June 08, 2015

Segerstrom Center for the Arts has announced the faculty for its American Ballet Theatre William J. Gillespie School that begins its full 36-week school year on September 14, 2015 and runs through June 11, 2016. The Center has added classes to accommodate the growing enrollment.... (more...)
Joffrey Ballet's Ashley Wheater to Receive UChicago's Jesse L. Rosenberger Medal, 6/13 Joffrey Ballet's Ashley Wheater to Receive UChicago's Jesse L. Rosenberger Medal, 6/13
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2015

(May 28, 2015) Joffrey Ballet Artistic Director Ashley Wheater will be awarded the prestigious University of Chicago Jesse L. Rosenberger Medal at UChicago's 523rd Convocation, Saturday, June 13.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Youth America Grand Prix's Starry Night of a Gala BWW Reviews: Youth America Grand Prix's Starry Night of a Gala
by Melia Kraus-har - April 22, 2015

In addition to being an incredible highlight of YAGP's work, what other night can one see the best of the best and the best to be on one stage? From quivering port de bras of an eager eleven year old to the stoic grace of Paloma Herrera, YAGP proudly endorsed its place in supporting generations of... (more...)
Joffrey Ballet to Close Season with NEW WORKS, 4/22 Joffrey Ballet to Close Season with NEW WORKS, 4/22
by BWW News Desk - March 19, 2015

CHICAGO – Following its highly praised Unique Voices triple bill, The Joffrey Ballet closes its 2014-2015season celebrating 20 years in Chicago with “New Works,” a mixed repertory program featuring two Joffrey/Chicago Premieres -- In Creases by New York City Ballet resident choreographer and soloist... (more...)
The Joffrey Ballet to Premiere NEW WORKS at Cadillac Palace Theatre, 4/22-5/3 The Joffrey Ballet to Premiere NEW WORKS at Cadillac Palace Theatre, 4/22-5/3
by BWW News Desk - March 18, 2015

Following its highly praised Unique Voices triple bill, The Joffrey Ballet closes its 2014-2015 season celebrating 20 years in Chicago with “New Works,” a mixed repertory program featuring two Joffrey/Chicago Premieres -- In Creases by New York City Ballet resident choreographer and soloist Justin P... (more...)
Alonzo King LINES Ballet Returning to The Harris Theater, 3/4-5 Alonzo King LINES Ballet Returning to The Harris Theater, 3/4-5
by BWW News Desk - February 19, 2015

San Francisco-based Alonzo King LINES Ballet, led by visionary Founder and Artistic Director Alonzo King, will present two alternate programs, both Chicago debuts, at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance, Wednesday, March 4 at 6:00PM as part of the Theater's popular Eat + Drink to the Beat series ... (more...)
Joffrey Ballet Coming to The Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 3/11 Joffrey Ballet Coming to The Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 3/11
by BWW News Desk - February 12, 2015

The Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza presents the Joffrey Ballet at the Fred Kavli Theatre on Wednesday, March 11, 2014 at 8:00 p.m.... (more...)
Joffrey Ballet to Showcase Choreographers of Color in WINNING WORKS Program, 3/7 Joffrey Ballet to Showcase Choreographers of Color in WINNING WORKS Program, 3/7
by BWW News Desk - February 10, 2015

CHICAGO – The Joffrey Academy of Dance, Official School of The Joffrey Ballet, and the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago presents four World Premieres in the fifth annual “Winning Works” program, the culmination of the 2015 Choreographers of Color Awards. Three of the new works come from this year... (more...)
Franklin Performing Arts Center to Welcome the Joffrey Ballet Concert Group on 2/21 Franklin Performing Arts Center to Welcome the Joffrey Ballet Concert Group on 2/21
by BWW News Desk - February 10, 2015

The prestigious Joffrey Ballet Concert Group graces THE BLACK BOX in downtown Franklin with a spectacular program of dance that includes Gerald Arpino's celebrated signature work, Light Rain. The performance, at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, February 21, is presented as part of THE BLACK BOX Artist-in-Resi... (more...)
Joffrey Ballet Presents Jennifer Archibald, Abdul Latif, & Stephanie Martinez in WINNING WORKS, 3/7-8 Joffrey Ballet Presents Jennifer Archibald, Abdul Latif, & Stephanie Martinez in WINNING WORKS, 3/7-8
by BWW News Desk - February 10, 2015

The Joffrey Academy of Dance, Official School of The Joffrey Ballet, and the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago presents four World Premieres in the fifth annual “Winning Works” program, the culmination of the 2015 Choreographers of Color Awards.... (more...)
American Dance Competition 2014 Finalists Join Florida Youth Dance Gala Lineup American Dance Competition 2014 Finalists Join Florida Youth Dance Gala Lineup
by BWW News Desk - January 20, 2015

Mauricio Cañete, Founder and director of MC Dance Productions, today announced that he has added three young finalists from the prestigious American Dance Competition 2014 to the 2nd annual FLORIDA YOUTH DANCE GALA, which will be held on Saturday, February 7, at the Duncan Theatre in Lake Worth.... (more...)
MC Dance Productions to Present 2nd Annual Florida Youth Dance Gala, 2/7 MC Dance Productions to Present 2nd Annual Florida Youth Dance Gala, 2/7
by BWW News Desk - January 20, 2015

(West Palm Beach, FL – January 20, 2015) Mauricio Cañete, Founder and director of MC Dance Productions, today announced that he has added three young finalists from the prestigious American Dance Competition 2014 to the 2nd annual FLORIDA YOUTH DANCE GALA, which will be held on Saturday, February 7,... (more...)
Complexions Contemporary Ballet Coming to MPAC, 2/7 Complexions Contemporary Ballet Coming to MPAC, 2/7
by BWW News Desk - January 14, 2015

New York City-based Complexions Contemporary Ballet performs Innervisions, an upbeat modern dance tribute to the music of Stevie Wonder, as well as other works, when it takes the stage at Mayo Performing Arts Center on Saturday, February 7, 2015 at 8 pm. Tickets are $29-49... (more...)
Adiarys Almedia and Randy Herrera to Join Florida Youth Dance Gala, 2/7/15 Adiarys Almedia and Randy Herrera to Join Florida Youth Dance Gala, 2/7/15
by BWW News Desk - November 25, 2014

(West Palm Beach, FL – November 25, 2014) Mauricio Cañete, Founder and director of MC Dance Productions, today announced that international ballet stars Adiarys Almeida and Randy Herrera will join more than 50 talented dancers from 16 different dance academies to perform in the 2nd annual FLORIDA YO... (more...)
The Joffrey Ballet Announces the Winners of the Fifth Annual Choreographers of Color Award The Joffrey Ballet Announces the Winners of the Fifth Annual Choreographers of Color Award
by BWW News Desk - October 29, 2014

The Joffrey Academy of Dance, Official School of The Joffrey Ballet, announces the winners of the fifth annual Choreographers of Color Award:Jennifer Archibald, Abdul Latif and Stephanie Martinez. This announcement follows a national call for artists to submit applications, which began in July.... (more...)
Winners of Joffrey Ballet's Choreographers of Color Award Announced Winners of Joffrey Ballet's Choreographers of Color Award Announced
by BWW News Desk - October 29, 2014

The Joffrey Academy of Dance, Official School of The Joffrey Ballet, announces the winners of the fifth annual Choreographers of Color Award: Jennifer Archibald, Abdul Latif and Stephanie Martinez. This announcement follows a national call for artists to submit applications, which began in July.... (more...)



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